The Bank of Tioga
Since 1951, The Bank of Tioga has been helping communities grow and prosper. Our sole mission is to create community prosperity in all the communities we serve and at The Bank of Tioga that is part of everyone's responsibility.
REV - Ignite Your Business
REV is a pitch competition that enables entrepreneurs and start-up business owners the chance to win up to $10,000 to better their business. The Bank of Tioga is hosting REV, where applicants will be judged on their pitch, marketing, personal investment level and exit strategy.
REV will take place on November 16, 2018, beginning at 1 p.m. at The Bank of Tioga, located at 7 N. Main Street, Tioga, ND 58852.
Individuals who apply and are accepted (five total) will have ten minutes to pitch their business concepts to a panel four of judges. Judges will then have ten minutes to ask questions.
Deliberations will be made by the end of the day, and winner will be notified by phone call.
Applications are due November 1, 2018. Click here to download the 2018 application form. In addition to your application, please provide additional documents including: 3 references, 3 years of financials including tax returns along with governance documents to be eligible. Please send your completed form to email@example.com or mail to The Bank of Tioga at 7 N. Main Street, PO Box 429, Tioga, ND 58852.
REV 2017 took place on November 17, 2017, beginning at The Bank of Tioga, located at 7 N. Main Street, Tioga, ND 58852.
Individuals applied and six were accepted to pitch their business. They had ten minutes to pitch their business concepts to a panel of four judges, and then the judges had ten minutes to ask questions. After all pitches were complete, the judges deliberated and decided how they would distribute the $10,000. Meet our three winners below!
HIDDEN BEAUTY SALON & SPA - $3,500
With the $3,500, Hidden Beauty Salon & Spa will be looking to purchase a red light therapy bed.
FRANDSEN LANDSCAPING: FALL FEST ON THE FARM - $3,500
Frandsen Landscaping will put their $3,500 prize toward insulating their shop and pouring concrete.
STEMS & SALVAGE - $3,000
With the $3,000 prize money, Stems & Salvage would like to purchase supplies for more hands-on classes and widen the inventory available for purchase.